Blackwater River State Park
Blackwater River Morning Mist
Blackwater River Pavilion Boardwalk
Blackwater Juniper Lake
Blackwater River Ranger Station
Blackwater River Driftwood
Blackwater River Sandbars
Blackwater River Maple Tree
Blackwater River
Blackwater River Morning Mist
Blackwater River Pavilion Boardwalk
Blackwater Juniper Lake
Blackwater River Ranger Station
Blackwater River Driftwood
Blackwater River Sandbars
Blackwater River Maple Tree

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Blackwater River State Park

Welcome to Blackwater River State Park

A favorite destination for canoeists and kayakers, Blackwater River State Park offers opportunities for a variety of outdoor activities. The river is one of the purest sand-bottom rivers in the nation, making this park a popular place for swimming, fishing, camping, and paddling. Shaded campsites are just a short walk from the river and a picnic pavilion overlooks the river. Nature enthusiasts will enjoy strolling along trails through the more than 600 acres of undisturbed natural communities. In 1980 the park was certified as a Registered State Natural Feature for its exceptional illustration of Florida's natural history. One of the largest and oldest Atlantic white cedars stands among the many that line the river and, in 1982, it was recognized as a Florida Champion tree.

The park offers two nature trails, picnic areas, and 30 campsites.  Campsite amenities include water, electricity (20/30/50 amp), on-site sewer and a bathhouse.  Camping reservations may be made by visiting ReserveAmerica.com or by calling ReserveAmerica at (800) 326-3521, TDD (888) 433-0287.

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